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  • Tuesday, April 08, 2014

    MSG Networks and Major League Lacrosse Renew Partnership

    MSG NETWORKS AND MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSE RENEW PARTNERSHIP

    MSG+ to Telecast 18 Regular Season Games, Including Eight New York Lizards Matchups

    Starting Saturday, April 26

    New York, NY (April 8, 2014) – MSG Networks announced today that it has reached an agreement with Major League Lacrosse to telecast 18 high definition regular season games on MSG+ starting Saturday, April 26. The 2014 schedule will include eight New York Lizards matchups. A full schedule is listed below.

    “We are proud to partner with Major League Lacrosse to bring New York area fans professional lacrosse games this season,” said Daniel Ronayne, general manager and executive vice president, MSG Networks. “The sport’s popularity continues to grow, especially on the Lizards’ home turf of Long Island, and we look forward to an exciting lineup of games.”

    “We are thrilled to have MSG+ carry our games again this year,” said Major League Lacrosse Commissioner David Gross. “Together with our other regional broadcast partners it will ensure that every game of the 2014 season is available to our fans.”

    MLL’s play-by-play duties will once again be handled by a variety of commentators, including Joe Beninati, Eamon McAnaney, Tom Werme, Dave LaMont, John Meterparel, Steve Warzala, Mike Evans and Todd Bell.

    Analysts Evan Washburn, Quint Kessenich, Ron Zwerin, Paul Carcaterra, Kevin Finneran, Buggs Combs, Brendan McDaniels, Kevin Boland, Alex Sturges and JJ Morrissey will provide color commentary throughout the season.

    MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSE 2014 MSG+ TELECAST SCHEDULE

    Date Matchup Game Time Network
    Saturday, April 26
    Ohio Machine at Charlotte Hounds 7:00 PM (LIVE) MSG+
    Friday, May 2
    Boston Cannons at Rochester Rattlers
    7:30 PM (LIVE) MSG+
    Saturday, May 3
    New York Lizards at Chesapeake Bayhawks
    7:00 PM (LIVE) MSG+
    Sunday, May 4
    Ohio Machine at Denver Outlaws 5:00 PM (LIVE) MSG+
    Saturday, May 10
    Ohio Machine at Florida Launch
    7:00 PM (LIVE) MSG+
    Saturday, May 17
    New York Lizards at Ohio Machine
    8:00 PM (Tape-Delay)
    MSG+
    Friday, May 30
    Boston Cannons at New York Lizards 7:30 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Sunday, June 1 Florida Launch at Rochester Rattlers 1:00 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Saturday, June 7
    Denver Outlaws at Charlotte Hounds
    7:30 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Saturday, June 14
    New York Lizards at Denver Outlaws
    9:00 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Saturday, June 21
    Charlotte Hounds at New York Lizards 7:00 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Saturday, June 28
    Boston Cannons at Charlotte Hounds 7:00 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Thursday, July 3
    Florida Launch at New York Lizards
    7:30 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Saturday, July 5
    Rochester Rattlers at Charlotte Hounds
    7:00 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Saturday, July 19
    New York Lizards at Boston Cannons
    6:00 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Saturday, July 26
    Boston Cannons at Florida Launch 7:00 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Saturday, August 2
    Florida Launch at Boston Cannons
    3:00 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+
    Saturday, August 9
    Denver Outlaws at New York Lizards
    5:30 PM (LIVE)
    MSG+

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